Ghost, Mudvayne, Slipknot and Disturbed to Headline Blue Ridge Rock Festival 2022

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Blue Ridge Rock Festival 2022 has announced their full lineup and daily schedules, and we cannot wait for this event to start its engines. With the world-class lineup in place, plans for the new venue at Virginia International Raceway are taking shape. Ghost, Mudvayne, Slipknot and Disturbed are the main headliners on Thursday through Sunday, September 8-11, 2022, with a bonus Wednesday night event featuring Puddle Of Mudd. …

In 100 Days, Blue Ridge Rock Festival 2022 Will Blow Your Mind

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The Fan Driven Lineup for Blue Ridge Rock Festival 2022 has not even revealed 3 of the top 6 artists, but it is already set to be the American rock music festival of the year.

 

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This year’s event has moved to a real facility, the Virginia International Raceway. It will rock your world with: 4 Full Days. 5 Stages. 1 …

Slipknot Deliver Goliath Performance On Knotfest Roadshow Tour

They sold out Santander Arena along with Wage War

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Slipknot [Matt Bishop Photo]

Slipknot are undeniably one of the most ferocious acts around. They’ve been a dominate force in heavy metal for over two decades. The band is on the brink of releasing their seventh studio album. Until then, their making up for time lost during the pandemic and bringing the Knotfest Roadshow back out to audiences around the country. On this run, the band …

Slipknot Announce 2022 Knotfest Roadshow Tour

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In This Moment, JINJER, Cypress Hill, and Ho99o9 will serve as special guests

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Slipknot [Matt Bishop Photo]

Slipknot are heading back out on the road this spring. The platinum-selling metal act has announced the 2022 iteration of their infamous Knotfest Roadshow Tour. The tour will take place over two legs, both headlined by Slipknot. The first leg will feature special guests In This Moment and Jinjer. The second leg will feature special guests Cypress Hill …

Slipknot, Gojira, Cypress Hill, Dorothy Lead Off Day 1 of Welcome To Rockville 2021

Welcome To Rockville finally arrived at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida on Thursday, November 13, 2021.

Spiritbox by Ana Massard for Danny Wimmer Presents

Day 1 was highlighted by outstanding performances from Slipknot, Gojira, Cypress Hill and Dorothy.

Slipknot by Steve Thrasher for Danny Wimmer Presents

Dorothy paused during her passionate set to ask for a moment of silence for the fans who died at Astroworld.

Dorothy by Steve Thrasher for Danny Wimmer

Slipknot Unleash Sweeping New Single “The Chapletown Rag”

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It is the band’s first new tune since 2019

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Slipknot [Matt Bishop Photo]

Slipknot are back with a brand new single. On Friday the band unleashed “The Chapletown Rag,” their first new piece of music since their 2019 album We Are Not Your Kind. Stream the official visualizer below.

“‘The Chapeltown Rag,” if it existed as a newspaper, would be full of the gnarliest things going on in the world, and the nastiest things …

Welcome To Rockville 2021 + 2022 Combo Ticket Layaway Plan

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For the first time ever, Welcome To Rockville will be rolling out a multi-year layaway program that allows you to lock in your 2021 AND 2022 passes, with seven months to pay them off!

Welcome To Rockville starts its engines at Daytona International Speedway this November AND the countdown to 2022 has started as they’ve locked in  dates… coming back for FOUR DAYS again, May 19-22! Two Rockville’s in under a year apart …

Joey Jordison, Ex-Slipknot Drummer, Dead At 46

The percussionist also performed with Murderdolls and Scar The Martyr.

Joey Jordison [Matt Bishop Photo]

Former Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison has died. He was 46. Jordison’s family released a statement following his passing.

“We are heartbroken to share the news that Joey Jordison, prolific drummer, musician and artist passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 26th, 2021. He was 46. Joey’s death has left us with empty hearts and feelings of indescribable sorrow. To

Slipknot Announce 2021 Knotfest Roadshow Tour

Killswitch Engage, Fever 333, and Code Orange are coming along for the ride.

Slipknot [© Matt Bishop Photo]

Slipknot are returning with all new Knotfest Roadshow tour dates. The trek kicks off September 25 in Indianola, IA and wraps up on November 2 in Phoenix, AZ. Killswitch Engage, Fever 333, and Code Orange are providing a stacked supporting cast.

Killswitch Engage [© Matt Bishop Photo]

Tickets and VIP Packages go on sale this Friday, June …

Satellite Citi Releases Video For “Empath” Highlighting Five Stages Of Grief As Part Of Mental Health Awareness Month

L.A. Hard Rock Duo
Satellite Citi
Releases Video For Blistering New Single “Empath”
See The Bold Art Piece
A New Taste Of The Upcoming Album Fear Tactics,
“Empath” Highlights Five Stages Of Grief
As Part Of Mental Health Awareness Month This May;
Proceeds From An Exclusive T-Shirt Will Benefit
The National Alliance On Mental Illness
Band’s Music Also Recently Featured In Documentary
“Long Live Rock…Celebrate The Chaos”
Up-and-coming L.A.-based

Five Fave: 2020 Rock Albums

2020 has been an atypical year for the music industry. The usual album and tour cycles have been turned on their heads. Some bands chose to hold their albums for when touring starts up again. Some bands found creative ways to release their albums, many with livestreams to go with it. Other bands took the opportunity to record and release unexpected music, and much more of that will be coming in 2021. This year, we …

Festival Rewind – Aftershock Festival

In the absence of new festivals to cover, GameOn.media is taking a look back at some of our favorite festivals, which we look forward to writing about and taking pictures of, just as soon as we are able to safely do so again.

Danny Wimmer Presents has become the leading producer of rock festivals in the United States, and one of their crown jewels is Monster Energy Aftershock Festival, which takes place in the fall …